The alleged magical properties of Alkanet are bringing good fortune in all matters of money and business and gambling luck. Alkanet root is also used in St. Expedite oil.
Medicinal uses and benefits of Alkanet are:
Other uses: Alkanet is primarily used as a coloring agent most notably for fabrics, soaps and even lip balms.
Common Name: Alkanet
Botanical Name: Alkanna tinctoria (L.)
Do not apply to broken or abraded skin. Do not use while nursing. Although I do recommend if you intend to use this herb medicinally, you seek the advice of a qualified health practitioner, especially while pregnant and nursing.
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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.